Jamestown is a very small town located in the state of California. With a population of 3,336 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Jamestown is the 559th largest community in California.
Unlike some towns, Jamestown isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Jamestown are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Jamestown is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jamestown who work in sales jobs (16.23%), healthcare suport services (10.48%), and management occupations (9.69%).
The citizens of Jamestown have a very low rate of college education: just 9.66% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Jamestown in 2010 was $22,768, which is lower middle income relative to California, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,072 for a family of four. However, Jamestown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Jamestown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Jamestown residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Jamestown also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.85% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Jamestown include English, Irish, Italian, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Jamestown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.